La Basse Cour: B&B near Alencon, Normandy

Alencon : Restaurants

Alençon restaurants, bistros, crêperies, brasseries, pizzerias

Alençon restaurants, bistros, crêperies, brasseries, pizzerias

Restaurants, bistros, crêperies, brasseries, pizzerias ...

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Breakfast is included in your room price and there are tea and coffee facilities in the guest sitting room.

There are snack bars and excellent restaurants in the neighbouring village of Neufchatel and in Alençon.

Most restaurants in Alençon open at 7.00pm or 7.30pm for evening meals, though there are a few that open earlier. See the restaurant list and map for our picks, opening days and locations.


Neufchatel-en-Saosnois

"Chez Julie"restaurant is at Neufchâtel (6km); it is well signposted from the main road and near the "Maison des Randonnées". Informal atmosphere, excellent presentation and friendly service. The "café gourmand" is actually a lovely selection of desserts and a personal favourite. Open 7/7 midday and Friday-Saturday evenings : also Sunday evenings June to September. Closed in January. Menu 22-28€. T. 02 53 48 08 54.


Restaurants in Alencon

Alençon is just 10 minutes away by car and has a huge choice of restaurants - our recommendations are shown on the map. There are also two restaurants at St Paterne just before you get to Alençon and several restaurants and eateries in Arçonnay, all within 10 minutes.

Restaurant Rive Droite, Alencon

Celebrating a special occasion, or looking for Michelin-class treat? The Rive Droite restaurant was awarded a Michelin "Bib" in 2013. This indicates a Michelin recommended restaurants offering high quality and good value for money. Chef Christophe Renou was previously head chef at Gordon Ramsay's Aubergine in Chelsea. The Rive Droite is beside the Pont Neuf in Alençon centre; the restaurant is open midday and evening, except Sunday evening and Mondays.

Equally, L'Alezan restaurant offers modern surroundings and cuisine using fresh local produce, in a former stable block transformed for fine dining. L'Alezan is on the main road to Le Mans, near the Leclerc shopping centre a kilometre south of Alençon centre (near exit 19 of the A28); the restaurant is open midday and evening, except Sunday and Monday.


Fast Food and Snacks

There are tea rooms, bakers, sandwich bars and cafés serving light meals and snacks in the town centre - look in Grande Rue and around the Halle au Blé.

The Leclerc shopping centre near the A28 Exit 19 has fast food and snack outlets - a very good sandwich bar, a bar-bistro and a Flunch inside the Leclerc building, plus a McDonalds on the roundabout next to the main road.

There is a friendly resto-bar 5 minutes away at Neufchatel-en-Saosnois called the "New Castle", open mornings, luchtimes and early evenings.

Our Pick of the Alençon restaurants
  1. Le Hangar French
    10 Place à l'Avoine, Alençon
    Tel. 02 33 82 04 27 Closed Sunday
  2. Chez Fano / 64 by Fano French
    22 and 64 rue Saint Blaise, Alençon
    Tel. 02 33 32 16 84 Between them they are open 7/7
  3. La Venetia Italian/pizza
    Place Poulet Malassis/2 rue Porchaine, Alençon
    Tel. 02 33 32 90 90 Closed Sunday and Monday
  4. A Kaboul Afghan
    19 Rue Cazault, Alençon
    Tel.02 33 26 59 47 Closed Sunday
  5. L'Oriental Moroccan/couscous
    7 Rue des Filles Notre Dame, Alençon
    Tel. 02 33 26 19 30 Closed Monday
  6. Relais d'Alsace French/Alsace
    36 rue de Lattre de Tassigny, Alençon
    Tel. 02 33 28 89 84 Open 7/7
  7. Etoile Indochine Vietnamese/Cantonese
    8 Rue de la Poterne, Alençon
    Tel. 02 33 32 23 32 Closed Sunday
  8. Dans Ma Cuisine Homemade burgers, tacos, paninis
    117 Grande Rue, Alençon
    Tel. 02 33 27 32 58 Closed Sunday and Monday
  9. Rive Droite Trad
    31 Rue du Pont Neuf, Alençon
    Tel. 02 33 27 79 73 Closed Sunday and Monday
  10. Le Napoli Italian/pizza
    158 Grande Rue, Alençon
    Tel. 02 33 26 44 24 Closed Sunday
  11. Le San Rémo Italian/pizza
    2 rue de Fresnay (Grande Rue), Alençon
    Tel. 02 33 82 68 68 Closed Sunday and Monday
  12. La Fabrique French
    161 Grande Rue, Alençon
    Tel. 09 53 73 88 53 Closed Sunday
  13. Le Bistrot French
    21 rue de Sarthe, Alençon
    Tel. 02 33 26 51 69 Closed Sunday and Monday
  14. Au Colibri Creperie
    3 rue du Mans,Alençon
    Tel. 02 33 26 71 26 Closed Tuesday and Wednesday
  15. Wok TchenChinese and sushi buffet
    Leclerc Centre Commercial, Arçonnay
    Tel. 02 33 29 02 75 Open 7/7
  16. L'Alezan French
    183 ave du General Leclerc, Alençon
    Tel. 02 33 28 48 85 Closed Sunday and Monday
‡ = Open 7 Evenings a Week
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